Men’s Volleyball PR department reported Head Coach David Hunt will be stepping down following the conclusion of the 2021-22 season May 5. Hunt led the team for the past five years and the team will continue to search for a head coach for next season.
Men’s Volleyball fell to No. 1 ranked UCLA in three sets. Unfortunately for the Waves, UCLA won the season series on April 9 with a sweep.
After losing their first game 2-3 to BYU on March 25, Pepperdine came roaring back to split the series on March 26. After the series, Pepperdine stands at 12-7 overall.
No. 7 Pepperdine Men’s Volleyball swept CSU Northridge on Wednesday, March 16. Pepperdine improves to 11-6 on the season with back-to-back sweeps against Northridge.
Men’s Volleyball swept George Mason on March 11 following their loss at McKendree. The Waves’ success was the result of a much different starting lineup.
Pepperdine Men’s Volleyball won a thrilling five-set match versus the University of Southern California on Feb. 23. The Waves had three players in double-digits in kills and sophomore middle blocker Anderson Fuller and sophomore setter Bryce Dvorak had seven blocks apiece.
Pepperdine excels in sports as a mid-major program, and one of the main reasons is due to their recruitment process, interviewed student-athletes said. Interviewed student-athletes talk about the process of getting recruited and why they chose Pepperdine.
No. 5 Men’s Volleyball defeated UC Irvine 3-0 at Firestone Fieldhouse on Feb. 9. After losing at UC Irvine on Feb. 11, the Waves enter conference play with a 5-3 record.
Although they need to wait a little longer to compete, this year’s freshmen class of student-athletes has a full plate adjusting to new coaches, teammates and classes in a virtual setting.
After being pushed to five sets on Wednesday, the Waves wasted no time in defeating the Trojans.